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Li-Shiun Chen, MD, MPH, ScD

Instructor, Psychiatry

Specialty Areas

Schizophrenia
Mood Disorders
Adult Psychiatry

Board Certifications

Certified

Hospital Affiliations

Barnes-Jewish Hospital

Areas of Clinical Interest

Schizophrenia, early psychosis, mood disorders, substance dependence, community psychiatry, genetics, family and sibling studies.















Dr. Chen is the adolescent & adult psychiatry assessment supervisor for the First Contact Assessment Service, which evaluates individuals who are showing early signs of a possible psychotic disorder such as schizophrenia. In addition to assessment by a psychiatrist, First Contact assessments include diagnostic interviews and cognitive testing by a psychologist. The First Contact Assessment Service generally does not follow patients over time, but provides evaluation reports to the treating psychiatrist.

  • Education
  • Publication & Research

Education

Education

Medical Degree: National Taiwan University, School of Medicine, Taipei, Taiwan 1993
Sc.D.: Psychiatric Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins University, School of Hygiene and Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland 1998
M.P.H.: Johns Hopkins University, School of Hygiene and Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland 1995

Publication & Research

Publication & Research

Long-Term Boron-Excess-Induced Alterations of Gene Profiles in Roots of Two Citrus Species Differing in Boron-Tolerance Revealed by cDNA-AFLP.
Guo P, Qi YP, Yang LT, Ye X, Huang JH, Chen LS
Front Plant Sci. 2016; 7898. doi: 10.3389/fpls.2016.00898.

PMID:
    27446128
    [PubMed]
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Task-related fMRI responses to a nicotinic acetylcholine receptor partial agonist in schizophrenia: A randomized trial.
Barch DM, Marder SR, Harms MP, Jarskog LF, Buchanan RW, Cronenwett W, Chen LS, Weiss M, Maguire RP, Pezous N, Feuerbach D, Lopez-Lopez C, Behrje RB, Gomez-Mancilla B
Prog Neuropsychopharmacol Biol Psychiatry. 2016 Jun 28; 7166-75. doi: 10.1016/j.pnpbp.2016.06.013.

PMID:
    27371157
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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[Bilateral congenital second branchial cleft deformity: report of four cases and literature review].
Huang SL, Chen LS, Zhang B, Liang L, Wu PN, Luo XN, Lu ZM, Zhang SY
Zhonghua Er Bi Yan Hou Tou Jing Wai Ke Za Zhi. 2016 Jun 7; 51(6)464-5. doi: 10.3760/cma.j.issn.1673-0860.2016.06.017.

PMID:
    27345889
    [PubMed - in process]
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Associations between smoking behavior-related alleles and the risk of melanoma.
Wu W, Liu H, Song F, Chen LS, Kraft P, Wei Q, Han J
Oncotarget. 2016 Jun 17; doi: 10.18632/oncotarget.10144.

PMID:
    27344179
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Idelalisib impacts cell growth through inhibiting translation regulatory mechanisms in mantle cell lymphoma.
Yang Q, Chen LS, Ha MJ, Do KA, Neelapu SS, Gandhi V
Clin Cancer Res. 2016 Jun 24; pii: clincanres.3135.2016.

PMID:
    27342398
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Use of Seasonal Influenza Vaccination and Its Associated Factors among Elderly People with Disabilities in Taiwan: A Population-Based Study.
Chang YC, Tung HJ, Hsu SW, Chen LS, Kung PT, Huang KH, Chiou SJ, Tsai WC
PLoS One. 2016; 11(6)e0158075. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0158075.

PMID:
    27336627
    [PubMed - in process]
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Identification of novel DYNC2H1 mutations associated with short rib-polydactyly syndrome type III using next-generation panel sequencing.
Chen LS, Shi SJ, Zou PS, Ma M, Chen XH, Cao DH
Genet Mol Res. 2016 Jun 3; 15(2)doi: 10.4238/gmr.15028134.

PMID:
    27323140
    [PubMed - in process]
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Long-term outcome of changes in cognitive function of young rats after various/different doses of whole brain irradiation.
Sun R, Zhang LY, Chen LS, Tian Y
Neurol Res. 2016 Jul; 38(7)647-54. doi: 10.1080/01616412.2016.1188483.

PMID:
    27238733
    [PubMed - in process]
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Pathways to precision medicine in smoking cessation treatments.
Chen LS, Horton A, Bierut L
Neurosci Lett. 2016 May 18; pii: S0304-3940(16)30345-7. doi: 10.1016/j.neulet.2016.05.033.

PMID:
    27208830
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Mesenchymal stem cells promote pancreatic adenocarcinoma cells invasion by transforming growth factor-β1 induced epithelial-mesenchymal transition.
Zhou HS, Su XF, Fu XL, Wu GZ, Luo KL, Fang Z, Yu F, Liu H, Hu HJ, Chen LS, Cai B, Tian ZQ
Oncotarget. 2016 May 12; doi: 10.18632/oncotarget.9319.

PMID:
    27191496
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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A rare case of trisomy 11q23.3-11q25 and trisomy 22q11.1-22q11.21.
Zou PS, Li HF, Chen LS, Ma M, Chen XH, Xue D, Cao DH
Genet Mol Res. 2016 May 9; 15(2)doi: 10.4238/gmr.15028140.

PMID:
    27173335
    [PubMed - in process]
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Alterations of physiology and gene expression due to long-term magnesium-deficiency differ between leaves and roots of Citrus reticulata.
Jin XL, Ma CL, Yang LT, Chen LS
J Plant Physiol. 2016 Jul 1; 198103-15. doi: 10.1016/j.jplph.2016.04.011.

PMID:
    27163764
    [PubMed - in process]
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Protein profiling identifies mTOR pathway modulation and cytostatic effects of Pim kinase inhibitor, AZD1208, in acute myeloid leukemia.
Chen LS, Yang JY, Liang H, Cortes JE, Gandhi V
Leuk Lymphoma. 2016 Apr 7; 1-11.

PMID:
    27054578
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Imputing Gene Expression in Uncollected Tissues Within and Beyond GTEx.
Wang J, Gamazon ER, Pierce BL, Stranger BE, Im HK, Gibbons RD, Cox NJ, Nicolae DL, Chen LS
Am J Hum Genet. 2016 Apr 7; 98(4)697-708. doi: 10.1016/j.ajhg.2016.02.020.

PMID:
    27040689
    [PubMed - in process]
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MicroRNA Regulatory Mechanisms on Citrus sinensis leaves to Magnesium-Deficiency.
Ma CL, Qi YP, Liang WW, Yang LT, Lu YB, Guo P, Ye X, Chen LS
Front Plant Sci. 2016; 7201. doi: 10.3389/fpls.2016.00201.

PMID:
    26973661
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Illumina microRNA profiles reveal the involvement of miR397a in Citrus adaptation to long-term boron toxicity via modulating secondary cell-wall biosynthesis.
Huang JH, Qi YP, Wen SX, Guo P, Chen XM, Chen LS
Sci Rep. 2016 Mar 10; 622900. doi: 10.1038/srep22900.

PMID:
    26962011
    [PubMed - in process]
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Prevalence of different HIV-1 subtypes in sexual transmission in China: a systematic review and meta-analysis.
Yuan R, Cheng H, Chen LS, Zhang X, Wang B
Epidemiol Infect. 2016 Jul; 144(10)2144-53. doi: 10.1017/S0950268816000212.

PMID:
    26892485
    [PubMed - in process]
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Autism genetic testing information needs among parents of affected children: A qualitative study.
Li M, Amuta A, Xu L, Dhar SU, Talwar D, Jung E, Chen LS
Patient Educ Couns. 2016 Jun; 99(6)1011-6. doi: 10.1016/j.pec.2015.12.023.

PMID:
    26847420
    [PubMed - in process]
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miR-144-3p, a tumor suppressive microRNA targeting ETS-1 in laryngeal squamous cell carcinoma.
Zhang SY, Lu ZM, Lin YF, Chen LS, Luo XN, Song XH, Chen SH, Wu YL
Oncotarget. 2016 Mar 8; 7(10)11637-50. doi: 10.18632/oncotarget.7025.

PMID:
    26826553
    [PubMed - in process]
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Long-term effectiveness of school-based children oral hygiene program on oral health after 10-year follow-up.
Lai H, Fann JC, Yen AM, Chen LS, Lai MH, Chiu SY
Community Dent Oral Epidemiol. 2016 Jun; 44(3)209-15. doi: 10.1111/cdoe.12207.

PMID:
    26691608
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